World Anti-Obesity Day: 7 popular myths around obesity debunked

World Anti-Obesity Day: 7 popular myths around obesity debunked

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As the world marks another Anti-Obesity Day today (November 26), we spoke to weight-loss specialists, bariatric and metabolic surgeons from across the country about major obesity-related myths and not-so-known facts.
27 Nov 2016 - General
I was not aware that there is a world celebration day for efforts against obesity until I read this article. Its good that there is such and I hope health industries coming from different countries will make an effort to help prevent obesity. Perhaps, at the very least, medical professionals from all over the world should create simple efforts to address this problem. I believe that educating the general public will really help a lot in preventing obesity. Eating habits and food preferences are ...
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Madhubabu kaaja Wow! It is great that we are now celebrating world antiobesity day to raise awareness about the serious complications of being obese. People may see it as an aesthetic concern but obesity, especially central obesity, is linked to major lifestyle related diseases such as hypertension, diabetes mellitus, cerebrovascular disease infarct or hemorrhage, dyslipidemia, and obstructive sleep apnea. Especia...
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